Field Conservation Committee

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FIELD CONSERVATION COMMITTEE




Field Conservation Committee Mission

The Field Conservation Committee provides assistance to all AZA institutions in order for them to engage in effective and sustained wildlife and habitat conservation.

Chair:

Mark Penning, BVsc, Disney's Animal Kingdom

Vice-Chair:

Kristen Lukas, Ph.D., Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

IUCN Representative

Robert Lacy, Ph.D., CBSG

Advisers:

Allyson Atkins, Disney's Animal Kingdom

Bill Conway, Wildlife Conservation Society

Tara Stoinski, Ph.D., Zoo Atlanta

Board  Liaison:

Steve Burns, Zoo Boise

Staff Liaison:

Shelly Grow 

Members:

Nanette Bragin, Denver Zoo

Tim Brown, Tracy Aviary

Paul Calle, VMD, Bronx Zoo

Christina Castellano, Utah's Hogle Zoo

Martha Fischer, Saint Louis Zoo

Chris Gentile, Western North Carolina Nature Center

Tara Harris, Ph.D., Minnesota Zoo

Deborah Jensen, Ph.D., Woodland Park Zoo

Andrew Kouba, Ph.D., Memphis Zoo

Claire Martin, Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund

Carina Righi, Fundación Temaikèn

Rick Schwartz, Nashville Zoo

David Tetzlaff, Central Florida Zoo

Tim Tetzlaff, Naples Zoo

Dennis Thoney, Ph.D., Vancouver Aquarium

Anne Warner